Brantford Police were dispatched to attend a report of a hit-and-run after two parked vehicles were struck on Arthur Street on Saturday, January 29.
Officers attended and through investigation located the accused nearby. In speaking with the accused, officers observed signs of impairment.
The accused was placed under arrest for failure to remain at the scene of an accident and was transported to provide samples of her breath as required by law. Both samples provided were twice the legal limit.
As a result, the accused, a 33-year-old female from Brantford, stands charged with:
• Operation while Impaired – Alcohol, contrary to the Criminal Code
• Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration, contrary to the Criminal Code
• Fail to Remain, contrary to the Highway Traffic Act
• Novice Driver – B.A.C above Zero, contrary to the Highway Traffic Act
Additionally, a license suspension was issued, and the vehicle impounded as per law.